I've placed a copy of a modified action.c at:
If you recompile xace with this file, it will look for the Pick_me_to_call
arguements in $ACEDB/externFiles automatically. (Hope this is OK, Richard
& Jean. Should there be a $ACEDB_EXTERNAL_FILES environment variable?)
Also, if you're not into recompiling, I can let you have a modified
Solaris xace binary. Just email me.
martinf at lamar.colostate.edu
In article <9508212136.AA18241 at greengenes.cit.cornell.edu>,
matthews at GREENGENES.CIT.CORNELL.EDU ("Dave Matthews") wrote:
> In ace4-1, 'Pick_me_to_call xv my.gif' looks for my.gif in whatever
> directory the user happened to be in when he started the database, which is
>> To work around this, always invoke xace via a script that first chdir's to
> the desired directory:
> setenv ACEDB /acedb/myowndb
> cd $ACEDB/externalFiles
>>> Thanks to Hector Sanchez for this tip!
>> - Dave
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